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Dec 09, 2010

Emerging Leaders Selected

Civil students Ann Polaneczky and Matt Walsh were named as "Emerging Leaders" by Engineers Without Borders-USA for their clean-water systems that were built in Honduras and Uganda. There were only 9 given this distinction out of 12,000 members.

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Nov 15, 2010

Senior and ROTC Cadet John Hickey named Distinguished Military Graduate

Civil and Environmental Engineering Senior and ROTC cadet John Hickey has been named one of three Distinguished Military Graduates at Northeastern University, based on scholarship, high moral character, military aptitude, and leadership ability.

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Nov 15, 2010

Prof. Tillman’s Presentation Receives Award

At the 2011 American Society for Engineering Education Conference for Industry and Education Collaboration (ASEE/CIEC) to be held in San Antonio this February, Professor Robert Tillman will receive the 2010 ASEE/CEED Best Presenter Award for his presentation Co-op and Internship Programs: Positive Strategies for Challenging Times.

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Oct 15, 2010

Professor Hajjar Receives Popular Mechanics Award

Jerome F. Hajjar, Professor and Chair of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, has been named a recipient of a 2010 Popular Mechanics Breakthrough Award, which recognizes the products and innovators that truly moved society forward in 2010.

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Oct 08, 2010

Impact of TiO2 Nanoparticles

CEE Assistant Professor April Gu’s research was featured in the latest issue of Chemical & Engineering News describing how TiO2 nanomaterials are affecting the carbon and nitrogen cycles of aquatic ecosystems.

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Sep 29, 2010

Moving Society Forward

CIV Chair & Professor, Jerome Hajjar, is a recipient of a 2010 Popular Mechanics Breakthrough Award for his work in creating building structures that are earthquake proof.

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Sep 09, 2010

ChE Alum Donates $12M

Chemical Engineering Alumnus George J. Kostas has donated $12M to build a homeland security research facility on Northeastern's Burlington Campus. This is the largest donation for capital in the University's history.

Chemical Engineering, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Sep 01, 2010

New Faculty Spotlight: Philip Larese-Casanova

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering welcomes Assistant Professor Philip Larese-Casanova, who joined the faculty in Fall 2010 after serving as a post-doctoral research associate at the Institute for Biospheric Studies at Yale University and the Center for Applied Geosciences at the Eberhard-Karls University Tuebingen in Germany.

Civil & Environmental Engineering